Kim Jong-hyun

1990 - 2017

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Kim Jong-hyun (April 8, 1990 – December 18, 2017), better known mononymously as Jonghyun, was a South Korean singer-songwriter, record producer, radio host, and author under the SM Entertainment label. He was the main vocalist of the South Korean boy band Shinee for nine years, releasing twelve albums with the group in both Korean and Japanese. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Kim Jong-hyun has received more than 464,551 page views. His biography is available in 46 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 40 in 2019). Kim Jong-hyun is the 3,871st most popular actor (down from 2,570th in 2019), the 192nd most popular biography from South Korea (down from 79th in 2019) and the 37th most popular South Korean Actor.

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  • 46

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  • 5.33

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  • 4.17

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Among actors, Kim Jong-hyun ranks 3,871 out of 10,030Before him are Sofie Gråbøl, Armie Hammer, Arsenio Hall, Tor Johnson, Sheryl Lee, and Ikue Ōtani. After him are Louise Dresser, Linda Thorson, Harry Shearer, Bobby Cannavale, Kyle Gass, and Moritz Bleibtreu.

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Among people born in 1990, Kim Jong-hyun ranks 24Before him are Wojciech Szczęsny, Peter Sagan, Park Shin-hye, Luuk de Jong, Rita Ora, and Nacho. After him are Tiger Shroff, Thomas Brodie-Sangster, İlkay Gündoğan, Georginio Wijnaldum, Emiliano Sala, and Haruma Miura. Among people deceased in 2017, Kim Jong-hyun ranks 318Before him are Ezio Pascutti, Om Puri, Pancho Segura, Oleg Vidov, Marco Coll, and Isabella Karle. After him are Jana Novotná, Eduard Mudrik, Cormac Murphy-O'Connor, Vyacheslav Ivanov, Fernando Birri, and Vinod Khanna.

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In South Korea

Among people born in South Korea, Kim Jong-hyun ranks 192 out of 774Before him are Won Bin (1977), Choi Ji-woo (1975), Choi Jin-sil (1968), Ji Chang-wook (1987), So Ji-sub (1977), and Cha Seung-won (1970). After him are Kim Hwang-sik (1948), Han Hyo-joo (1987), Song Il-gook (1971), Jaegwon Kim (1934), Lee Hyori (1979), and Suga (1993).

Among ACTORS In South Korea

Among actors born in South Korea, Kim Jong-hyun ranks 37Before him are Won Bin (1977), Choi Ji-woo (1975), Choi Jin-sil (1968), Ji Chang-wook (1987), So Ji-sub (1977), and Cha Seung-won (1970). After him are Han Hyo-joo (1987), Song Il-gook (1971), Kim Hyun-joong (1986), Gong Hyo-jin (1980), Jang Hyuk (1976), and D.O. (1993).

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